Industry 4.0

Stratus Unveils Edge Computing Strategy

With more than 90 percent of industrial companies wanting a simplified edge infrastructure that can be remotely managed, Stratus Technologies, a global leader in continuous availability solutions for mission-critical applications, has unveiled its edge computing product strategy and direction. This…

🕘 16/01/2018

Why Industry 4.0 is an evolution, not a revolution

The phrase 'Industry 4.0' has proliferated across trade, business and national press in recent years, and is largely hailed as the next industrial 'revolution'. However, in the UK Industry 4.0 hasn’t been embraced as widely and as quickly in comparison to our European counterparts. Andrew…

🕘 11/01/2018

Sheet metal fabricators: Evaluating the odds of success with Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is driven by the interconnectivity of machines and intelligence derived by the aggregation of data obtained from manufacturing operations. Production houses have become more sophisticated. And the repercussions of industry 4.0 are directly seen in ways CAD designers sketch or model…

🕘 22/12/2017

Online BOM calculator simplifies costing process for IIoT custom ICs

S3 Semiconductors today announced an online bill of materials (BOM) calculator that shows how custom ICs are economically viable even in low to medium volumes. Learning from S3 Semiconductors’ 20 years of experience in designing custom ICs, the BOM calculator will provide an estimate of…

🕘 01/11/2017

HARTING features efficiency improvements in manufacturing logistics based on Integrated Industry 4.0 and IoT

At Smart Factory Expo, HARTING is demonstrating its range of automation solutions for improving the efficiency of manufacturing logistic processes based on the concepts of Integrated Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT) (Stand SO17). HARTING’s approach to smart manufacturing is based…

🕘 23/10/2017

Nine steps to IoT nirvana

You may not see the immediate benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT), but chances are someone using your equipment or machine will. Heiko Luckhaupt, Industry Sector Marketing Manager, RS Components, suggests a simplified step-by-step approach to clear up some of the questions. The Internet of…

🕘 06/08/2017

Emerson puts digital plant in palm of your hand with new mobile platform

New DeltaV™ Mobile leverages IoT technologies to bring real-time plant data to personnel – anytime, anywhere – for faster decision-making. Emerson is launching DeltaV™ Mobile, a new platform that leverages Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to empower the…

🕘 17/07/2017

A secure router for Industry 4.0

Whether newly designed or a well-established machine from your portfolio, if you want to incorporate internet connectivity to gain some of the Industry 4.0 benefits, security and ease of integration will be high on your list. KEB’s C6 Router with the COMBIVIS software is a solution to both.

🕘 21/04/2017

Industry 4.0 Summit highlights plant floor to IT level integration

Mitsubishi Electric enjoyed a successful inaugural Industry 4.0 Summit at the Manchester Central Convention Centre recently, demonstrating an appetite for advancing factory automation technology from a wide range of industries. At the event Mitsubishi Electric Senior Solutions Consultant Thomas…

🕘 07/04/2017

HARTING Integrated Industry solutions featuring RFID systems and smart digital retrofit systems

At the Industry 4.0 summit, HARTING (stand V25) is showing its range of Industry 4.0 solutions, incorporating Modular Integrated Computer Architecture for industrial networking, and RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) systems. HARTING’s approach to smart manufacturing is grounded in the…

🕘 03/04/2017